Global Indices 27-May Prev_Day Abs. Change
Russell 3000 2,063 2,069 -6 -0.28
Nasdaq 13,736 13,738 -2 -0.01
FTSE 7,020 7,027 -7 -0.10
Nikkei 28,549 28,642 -93 -0.33
Hang Seng 29,113 29,166 -53 -0.18
Indian Indices 27-May Prev_Day Abs. Change
S&P BSE Sensex 51,115 51,018 98 0.19
Nifty 50 15,338 15,301 36 0.24
Nifty 100 15,564 15,522 42 0.27
Nifty 500 13,066 13,022 44 0.34
Nifty Bank 35,095 34,684 411 1.18
S&P BSE Power 2,812 2,788 25 0.89
S&P BSE Small Cap 23,591 23,513 79 0.34
S&P BSE HC 24,678 24,707 -29 -0.12
Date P/E Div. Yield P/E Div. Yield
27-May 31.69 0.86 29.48 0.99
Month Ago 32.96 0.80 32.28 0.98
Year Ago 19.77 1.20 21.77 1.64
Nifty 50 Top 3 Gainers
Company 27-May Prev_Day
Shree Cements Limited 28066 27077 3.65
SBI 425 414 2.82
Wipro 541 527 2.59
Nifty 50 Top 3 Losers Domestic News
Company 27-May Prev_Day
HDFC Ltd. 2509 2568 -2.29
Indian Oil 110 112 -1.56
Bajaj Finance 5682 5771 -1.54
Advance Decline Ratio
Advances 1705 1037
Declines 1422 922
Unchanged 146 76
Institutional Flows (Equity)
FII Flows* 42662
MF Flows** -18838
May 2021; **24
YoY(%) Current Year Ago
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Since May-17, MOSPI has revised base year of IIP & WPI from 2004-05 to 2011-12, and for CPI from 2010
• Indian equity markets closed in the green as investors continued to take
positive cues from steady decline in daily COVID-19 cases nationwide.
Nonetheless, gains were restricted with one of the major global rating
agencies stating that India’s escalating second wave of coronavirus
infections heightened downside risks to GDP and posed a significant
contagion risk to other geographies.
• Key benchmark indices S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 gained 0.19% and
0.24% to close at 51,115.22 and 15,337.85 respectively.
• The overall market breadth on BSE was strong with 1,705 scrips advancing
and 1,422 scrips declining. A total of 146 scrips remained unchanged.
• On the BSE sectoral front, S&P BSE Bankex was the major gainer, up 1.19%
followed by S&P BSE Consumer Durables, up 1.05% and S&P BSE Power, up
0.89%. S&P BSE Realty was the major loser, down 1.13% followed by S&P
BSE Telecom, down 0.65% and S&P BSE Oil & Gas, down 0.17%.
• The Reserve Bank of India stated that its monetary policy will continue to
support growth until it recovers on a long-term basis. The impact of the
second wave of COVID-19 infections, according to the central bank, will be
limited to the June quarter, with some overflow into July.
• According to RBI’s annual report, the rise in domestic assets despite an
expected 8% reduction in FY21 GDP raises the possibility of a bubble. The
rising gap between stretched asset prices and prospects for recovery in real
economic activity has arisen as a worldwide policy worry, according to the
RBI, which suggests that once the epidemic waves have flattened and the
real economy is firmly on a recovery path, a measured unwinding of
stimulus should be considered.
• According to the annual report by the Reserve Bank of India, banknotes in
circulation increased more than usual in 2020-21 due to people's
precautionary cash holdings as a result of the COVID-19 epidemic and its
• According to RBI's annual report, the balance sheet of the central bank
expanded over 7% in the nine months since June of last year, compared to
the same period the previous year. From Rs 53.35 lakh crore on June30,
2020 to Rs 57.08 lakh crore on March31,2021, the balance sheet grew by Rs
3.73 lakh crore, or 6.99%. RBI has altered the accounting year from Jul-Jun
to Apr-Mar starting this year.
• Zydus Cadila said its net profit rose 73% YoY to Rs. 679 crore during the
quarter ended Mar 2021, while earnings before interest, depreciation and
tax (EBIDTA) grew 8% to Rs. 855 crore in quarter ended Mar 2021. Total
income from operations rose 3% to Rs. 3,847 crore in quarter ended Mar
2021 from Rs. 3,752 crore in quarter ended Mar 2020.
• Sun Pharma reported 123% YoY increase in consolidated net profit at Rs.
894 crore for the quarter ended Mar 2021 as against Rs. 399.8 crore in the
year-ago period. Its revenue from operations came in at Rs. 8,522 crore for
the quarter ended Mar 2021 from Rs 8,184 crore in the same quarter last
• Asian markets witnessed a mixed trend as positive impact of easing
concerns over imminent interest rate hike by central banks around the
globe was neutralized by anxieties regarding fresh coronavirus cases in the
region. Today (as on May 28), Asian markets opened on a positive note
following mixed trend on the Wall Street overnight. Both Nikkei and Hang
Seng rose 1.57% and 0.35%, respectively (as at 8 a.m. IST).
• European markets rose amid rising optimism about global economic
recovery after data showed another drop in U.S. jobless claims. Investors
also digested a slew of economic data and earnings announcements from
the euro area.
• U.S. markets showed a mixed trend as market participants continued to
look ahead to a highly anticipated reading on inflation to be released on
Friday. Meanwhile, U.S. weekly jobless claims data once again fell to a new